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Archive for May, 2014

‘Right to be forgotten’ will curb innovation, says Google

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 30, 2014

Europe’s highest court has ruled that European citizens have the right to control what is shown online when individuals’ names are searched via Google. The ruling demands that Google delete… Read more…

What’s the budget for a comfortable retirement?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 29, 2014

A good quality of life comes with at least £15,000 to £20,000 for the majority of British retirees, according to a new report. Forty-three percent of pensioners living on a… Read more…

Where in the EU are utilities the least and most expensive?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Household electricity prices in the EU’s 28 member states rose by 2.8 percent and gas prices by 1.0 percent in the second half of 2013 compared with the second half… Read more…

UAE launches credit bureau

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The UAE has approved all the laws necessary to launch a national credit bureau, and Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued a resolution to allow the credit bureau to… Read more…

Indian rupee best performing Asia-Pacific currency of 2014

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, May 26, 2014

The outcome of the latest presidential elections in India coupled with high levels of foreign investment have made the rupee surge in value to an 11-month high against the US… Read more…

Mark a day for a date (or two) with the French sales

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 23, 2014

The date for the summer sales in France has been released. This year they begin on Wednesday, 25 June, at 08:00 and finish on Tuesday, 29 July (with some exceptions… Read more…

How to correct a mistake on a French income tax form

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 22, 2014

The deadline to submit income tax declarations by tax payers in France on paper forms has now passed (it was 20 May). Online declarations still have a maximum of 19… Read more…

Americans are renouncing citizenship at record pace

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The number of Americans renouncing their citizenship or expatriating is on track to reach a record this year. Over the first quarter of 2014, 1,001 names were published by the… Read more…

How much does the European Parliament cost you?

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, May 20, 2014

With the European Elections fast approaching (22-25 May), it seems a good opportunity to take a look at what the next Parliament will do and how much it will cost… Read more…

Europe’s pre-retirees show steadier rate of employment

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, May 19, 2014

The latest employment rates for the European Union show a clear pattern over the last ten years. For the population aged from 20 to 64, the average employment rate across… Read more…

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